DJ Partridge & Charlie Splain

Photographs by Erica Serrano

Wedding Date: June 13, 2015

How They Met: Charlie and DJ are the idyllic image of high school sweethearts. DJ, a cheerleader, and Charlie, a starter on the basketball team, shared their first date at prom in 2008. They’ve been inseparable ever since.

The Proposal: The sun set over Lake Norman as Charlie and DJ shared a picnic on his family’s boat, dreaming of their future together. As fireworks began exploding in the sky, DJ’s heart leapt as Charlie asked her to become his wife.

Engagement Shoot Location: Jetton Park in Cornelius